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Amazon MP3 Store - Digital Music Format
The Amazon MP3 Store delivers music in MP3 format -- the most widely compatible music file format supported by most media player applications, hand-held music devices, and some CD and DVD players. Here's more information about music files from the Amazon MP3 Store:
Digital Video Formats
The videos are available in two formats: H.264/AAC within a .mp4 container and VC-1/WMV9 within a .wmv container. H.264/AAC is compatible Macintosh computers. VC-1/WMA is compatible on Windows computers. If iTunes is your primary media player, use H.264. If Windows Media Player is your primary media player, use VC-1.
Here's more information about digital video files:
[+digital booklet] Products
When you see "[+digital booklet]" on a product detail page, this means a digital booklet is included with the album purchase. The digital booklet is available as a PDF and can be viewed using Adobe Reader.
Here's more information about digital booklet files:
When you see "[+video]" on a product detail page, this means the album has video content included with the album purchase.
Amazon Cloud Player -- Digital Music Format
Amazon Cloud Player supports the import, playback and download of non-DRM files in the .mp3 and .m4a formats.
Amazon Cloud Player also supports the import of eligible .wma (Windows only), .ogg, .wav, Apple Lossless (Mac OS only), .aiff, and .flac files where we have rights to provide you access to high-quality 256 kbps .mp3 files using variable bitrate encoding from Amazon's MP3 catalogue.
Files uploaded from your computer are stored in their original codec and bit rate. Files downloaded using Cloud Player are downloaded in the bit rate and codec they are stored in.This page provides useful information about the different digital music formats and video formats available from the Amazon MP3 Store.
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